The homing pigeon is a variety of domestic pigeon (Columba livia domestica)
derived from the rock pigeon, selectively bred for its ability to find its way home ...
May 3, 2014 ... How exactly do homing pigeons find their way back to their lofts? A couple of bird
enthusiasts share their theories. Subscribe to BBC Earth: ...
Understanding how to read a pigeon band. The American Racing Pigeon Union
registered bands have a specific format. Once you understand how to read the ...
Aug 4, 2015 ... How to Train a Homing Pigeon. Homing Pigeons (Columbia livia) are also known
as Rock Pigeons or sometimes Rock Doves. Most Rock ...
Feb 1, 2013 ... A new theory explains why homing pigeons are so good at navigating back to
their nests--and why sometimes they are not.
Your message is printed on PigeonGram message paper and it is attached to a
homing pigeon. The bird is conveyed to a release point in the area near the ...
Nov 13, 2006 ... Early Egyptians took advantage of messenger pigeons' homing abilities, yet the
feat of the flying postmen remains a bit of a mystery. How do ...
Mar 17, 2014 ... I have trained homing pigeons (same thing as carrier pigeons, except they don't
carry anything!). We train them by letting them out to fly around ...
Messenger pigeons (aka homing pigeons) only work in one direction. They
always fly home.
Jan 30, 2013 ... Homing pigeons (Columba livia) have been prized for their navigational abilities
for thousands of years. They've served as messengers during ...